SOURCE: Unico, Inc.

June 11, 2007 08:48 ET

Unico, Inc. Chairman Files Form 4 on Common Stock Share Purchase of Over 4 Million Shares

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - June 11, 2007) - Unico, Incorporated (OTCBB: UCOI), a natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector, today announced that chairman Ray C. Brown has filed a Form 4 Statement of Change in Beneficial Ownership of Securities with the Securities and Exchange Commission reporting the purchase of 4,156,463 shares of common stock. This purchase, which was made on June 6, 20007 at a price of $0.0016 per share, brings the total number of common shares that Mr. Brown owns to 16,227,474.

Mr. Brown made his purchase after Unico, Inc. announced that the process of transferring ownership of the Deer Trail Mine from Crown Mines, LLC to the company had been initiated. Mr. Brown, who served as chief executive officer of the company from 1983 to 2004, indicated that securing the Deer Trail Mine was an important factor in his stock purchase.

"Having served as CEO of the company when it entered into the first lease and purchase option agreement with Crown Mines, LLC for the Deer Trail Mine, I was extremely pleased to see Unico secure the capital necessary to initiate the process of taking ownership of the property," stated Mr. Brown. "I remain confident that the purchase of the Deer Trail Mine, along with the expected completion of the mill and processing facility at the Deer Trail Mine and additional mining activities planned at the property in the future, will result in the development of long-term value for shareholders. As a result, I am pleased to be able to add to my common stock position in the company at this time."

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About Unico, Inc.

Unico, Inc. (OTCBB: UCOI) is a publicly traded natural resource company in the precious metals mining sector that is focused on the exploration, development and production of gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper concentrates at its three mine properties: the Deer Trail Mine, the Bromide Basin Mine and the Silver Bell Mine. The company has also announced agreements to acquire over 70 additional mining claims. For more information, please visit

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